|United States Maritime Commission Cadet Corps And Academy - United States. War Shipping Administration|
United States Maritime Commission Cadet Corps And Academy: Information Booklet For Young Americans Possessing A Strong Desire For A Career As An Officer In The Merchant Marine Of The United States CONTENTS PART ONE Traditions and History of the U.S. Merchant Marine 7 National Policy With Respect to the Merchant Marine 14 U. S. Navy and the Merchant Marine 16 The Merchant Marine as a Service 19 The Profession of Ship's Officer 21 Opportunities in the Merchant Marine 21 Authority of the War Shippi...
Keywords: Merchant Marines; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; United States. Merchant Marine Cadet Corps; World War II; Merchant Mariners -- United States; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation; United States Maritime Service; World War, 1939-1945 -- Recruiting & Enlistment
|A Ship Is Born - United States. Maritime Commission|
Short Warner Brothers documentary film about the United States Maritime Service (Merchant Marines). Produced for the U.S. Maritime Commission and U.S. Coast Guard. Begins with a shipyard and shipbuilding and then shows Merchant Marine training at the United States Maritime Service Training Station in Port Hueneme, California. Kind of goofy. Oddly, it was nominated for an Academy Award in 1943 for "Best Documentary." As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you inten...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; Merchant marine -- United States -- History -- 20th century; Merchant mariners -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation; Merchant Marines; WWII; United States Maritime Service; World War II; Warner Brothers; 1943 Academy Award Nominee For Best Documentary
|Newsreels: News Of The Day 1937-1943 - United States. Army Air Forces|
"Summary: Coverage of outstanding news events from 1937 to 1943 including scenes of naval action in the Pacific, the British offensive in Libya, the invasion of North Africa, Battle of Stalingrad, naval action in the Atlantic, troops and sailors training, the rescue of Eddie Rickenbacker, lend lease, the bombing of Genoa, the Hindenburg disaster, and rationing and war productions on the home front...
Keywords: WWII; Newsreel; von Thoma, Wilhelm Josef Ritter, 1891-1948; Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943; Ford, Henry, 1863-1947; Lend-lease Operations (1941-1945); Search and rescue operations; Stirling (Bomber); Stimson, Henry L. (Henry Lewis), 1867-1950; Stettinius, Edward R. (Edward Reilly), 1900-1949; Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; Rommel, Erwin, 1891-1944; Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973; Army Nurse Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Libya; Battle Of Buna–Gona; World War, 1939-1945 -- War Work -- United States; New Guinea; Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery, Viscount, 1887-1976; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; USS San Francisco (CA-38); Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945; Halifax (Bomber); Halsey, William Frederick, 1882-1959; Guadalcanal, Battle Of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943; Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, San Francisco county, California, United States, North and Central America) bridge; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993; Cunningham, Andrew Browne Cunningham, 1st Viscount, 1883-1963; Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965; Christmas; Chiang, Kai-shek, 1887-1975; Capitulations, Military; Bombing, Aerial; Arnold, Henry Harley, 1886-1950; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Army Nurse Corps; SS President Coolidge; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; King, Ernest Joseph, 1878-1956; Lancaster (Bomber); Lemon; Stalingrad, Battle of, Volgograd, Russia, 1942-1943; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Papua New Guinea; River Plate, Battle of the, 1939; Admiral Graf Spee (Battleship); Langsdorff, Hans Wilhelm, 1894-1939; Clark, Mark W. (Mark Wayne), 1896-1984; Dionne quintuplets; Hindenburg (Airship); World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Atlantic Ocean; Sailors; United States Maritime Service; USS San Francisco